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I need 2 cups of sugar for every 3 cups flour. I only have 2 cups flour. How much sugar do I need?

I need to find out how much sugar I will need when I only have 2 cups of flour instead of the normal 3 cups of flour.

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Francisco E. | Francisco; Civil Engineering, Math., Science, Spanish, Computers.Francisco; Civil Engineering, Math., Sci...
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Amount of sugar 2 cups, amount of flour 3 cups, this means that for every cup of flour you  will need 2/3 of cup of sugar. if you have only 2 cups of flour you will need (2/3)*2 cups of sugar = 4/3 0r 1 cup and 1/3 more.